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Chiefs lose to Bears because of bad defense, even worse rushing offense

Tristan Allen, Editorial Board

August 30, 2018

An embarrassing defensive effort and an abysmal rushing offense were mainly to blame for the Kansas City Chiefs’ 20-27 road loss to the Chicago Bears Saturday, Aug. 25. What makes the loss even harder for the Chiefs was the...

Tracksters qualify for state at regional meet


May 22, 2018

The girls track team earned a regional championship at the 6A regional track and field competition Friday, May 18, at Blue Valley High School, and the boys team placed fourth. Many of the team members qualified to compete at...

Royals struggle during season

Sarah Buehler, Reporter

May 11, 2018

As of May 4, the Royals were off to a rough start in their season with nine wins and 22 losses.  After losing Eric Hosmer this year to the San Diego Padres and Lorenza Cain to the Milwaukee Brewers, the team seems to be st...

Hall of Fame to show athletic achievements

Sarah Buehler, Reporter

May 11, 2018

Next year there will be an athletic Hall of Fame added to the commons. Matt Johnson, athletic director, came up with the idea and is now taking nominations for past students. It will primarily focus on athletics and will be...

Athletes participate in traditions and rituals

Jordan Withers, Reporter

May 9, 2018

Many teams and athletes have rituals and traditions they do so they have good luck for their meets or games.  Even here, there is a wide variety of superstitions. The boys swim team sings Katy Perry loudly on the bus as well...

Twins show cooperation in many activities

Jordan Withers, Reporter

May 9, 2018

When it comes to twins and their abilities to do certain activities, many people think that they perform the same in everything, but that might not always be the case. Twins often say that one is naturally better at something...

Students qualify for USA Weightlifting Youth National tournament

Faith Holliday, Reporter

May 2, 2018

Two students qualified for the USA Weightlifting Youth National tournament. Josepha Kamseu, junior, qualified for nationals during a meet at Mid America Nazarene University. “I lifted 53 kilograms for snatch and 67 kilograms...

Recruiters find eligible athletes at clubs, schools

Tristan Allen, Reporter

April 11, 2018

A few South students this year were recruited to play a sport at the NCAA level, which is made up of nearly half a million athletes, but how do they get there? First, in order to play collegiate sports, an athlete has to meet...

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